Sightseeing Lahore Terminals
Tourism Development Corporation of Punjab has established two terminals for Sightseeing Lahore Double Decker buses. The details of terminals are as under:
Terminal-I: Punjab (Football) Stadium Ferozepur Road Lahore
Sightseeing Lahore Terminal-1 is located in Punjab (Football) Stadium, Ferozepur Road. The terminal is accessible through Taxi, Rickshaw and Metro Bus from Ferozepur Road after crossing Gadaffi Stadium. All the tours start from this terminal. For tourist facilitation the terminal has booking office, help desk, souvenir shop, canteen, internet access, adequate onsite security and spacious car parking facility.
|Alhamra Open Air Theater Lahore||Qaddafi Stadium Lahore|
Besides Sightseeing Lahore Terminal, the area serves as multipurpose Sports Complex having Gadaffi International Cricket Stadium , Hockey Stadium and Football Stadium. The area also hosts cultural happenings of Lahore, like the World Performing Arts Festival, Youth Theater Festival, Sufi Festival or Tourism Fair. The area is considered as the downtown of the city where famous eateries like Bundu Khan, Dera, Bashir Dar-ul-Mahi, Hotspot, Balochi Sajji are just a walk away from the terminal.
Al-Hamra Arts Gallery is also in close proximity. It is a permanent Art Gallery and houses the collection of paintings, prints, sculptures and ceramics owned by the Lahore Arts Council. The gallery also hosts short term exhibitions of national and international levels.
Liberty market which is one of the most famous markets of Lahore is just 2km away from the terminal. Moreover, the M.M. Alam Road which is a commercial hub of modern Lahore is also in the surrounding area. It hosts a variety of flamboyant restaurants, fashion boutiques, shopping malls, beauty salons and decor stores.
Terminal-II: Fort Road Near Food Street Lahore
Sightseeing Terminal-II is located at Fort Road near Food Street Lahore. It is a drop point where the Double Decker bus stays during its stopover. The state of the art terminal is equipped with all facilities including booking office, waiting area, souvenir shop and adequate security.
|Famous Badshahi Mosque in the backdrop of Terminal-II||Night View of Terminal-II|
The terminal is located in the hub of Lahore’s top attractions. It is the north-western part of Lahore which was fortified by a city wall during Mughal era. The area is also known as Walled City where Lahore Fort, Badshahi Mosque, Minar-e-Pakistan, Samadhi of Raja Ranjeet Singh, Tomb of Allama Iqbal and Huzuri Bagh are located.
Fort Road is famous for its Food Street and serves as a new food hub for its authentic Lahori cuisines. It is located near the Roshnai Gate in the Walled City of Lahore. Here, one can take the pleasure of dinner with variety of traditional cuisines in the grandeur of Mughal architecture. Numerous budget dine out options are also available here. The terminal is easily accessible via Metro Bus, Rickshaw and taxi. Walled City Authority of Lahore runs a rickshaw ride service called Rangeela Rickshaw which can easily penetrate to the narrow and historic streets of old Lahore. This rickshaw ride covers Shahi Hamam, Wazir Khan Masjid and Sonehri Masjid. It also passes along Fakir Khana Museum and Naqsh Art Gallery.
|Lahore Food Street Night View||Lahore Fort View (World Heritage Site)|